Studying in the UK offers world-class education, diverse cultural experiences, and opportunities for career development. With top universities and a vibrant student life, it's an attractive destination for international students.

Requirement to study in UK

Academic Requirements
The academic requirements to apply for bachelor's and master’s degrees are slightly different in the UK. Take a look below for a clearer idea.

For a Bachelor's degree:

  • A minimum academic score of 70% or above or a minimum  GPA of 2.8 is required.
  • IELTS test score of a minimum of 6.0 overall and no band less than 5.5.
  • Gap of no more than 3 years.

For a Master’s degree:

  • A minimum academic score of 60% or above is required for 3 years of a bachelor's degree.
  • A minimum academic score of 50% or above is required for four years of a bachelor’s degree.
  • IELTS test score of at least 6.5 overall and no band less than 6.0.
  • Gap no more than that of 4 to 5 years.


Some universities may have an IELTS waiver if a student has scored 70+ marks or a B/B+ grade in an English subject under the 10 + 2 qualification examination.
For academic scores less than those mentioned above, foundation courses are available.

University Application Requirements
Here is a list of documents you need to have before you apply for higher education at universities.

  • Application form
  • A valid passport
  • Up-to-date academic documents
  • Language Proficiency Test Results
  • Two recommendation letters
  • Statement Of Purpose
  • In case of gap years, explanation is required with proof of work experience.

Visa Application Requirements

  • A valid passport
  • Academic Documents (SLC/SEE and above)
  • CAS Letter (which will be given by your university)
  • Bank balance certificate and statement. (Funds must be in the bank on hold for at least 28 days or while applying for a visa.)
  • Medical Report (from IOM)
  • Police Report
  • Birth Certificate
  • Copy of Citizenship
  • Refusal history (if any)

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